Biscuit Mix

READY IN: 10mins
Recipe by Emjay99

This is the closest substitute for Bisquick and can be used even as a cake mix. For Bisquick recipes go to Double the recipe for larger family.

Top Review by Salamanders Scribe

I needed some bisquick to make cheddar bay biscuits with, so I made this. Discovered at the last minute that I was out of shortening, so had to use butter and store the extra mix in the fridge. My biscuits turned out great! Thanks for this recipe!

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Sift together flour, baking powder, baking soda, cream of tartar and salt.
  2. Place in a food processor fitted with metal blade.
  3. Add skim milk powder and process a few seconds to mix ingredients.
  4. Cut shortening into chunks and add to dry ingredients.
  5. Process until mixture resembles coarse crumbs and margarine is distributed evenly.
  6. Do not over process.
  7. Spoon into an 8 cup container and seal tightly.
  8. Store in the refrigerator.

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